Alec Monopoly

Don’t Pass Go: Unpacking the Feud Between Mike Mozart and Alec Monopoly

Posted December 10, 2015 at 10:29 am

Mike Mozart (alias, MiMo) has a new exhibit at the 212 Arts gallery starting tonight. You’ve probably never heard of him, but certainly seen his work both on the streets and in stores. For instance, the Alec Monopoly collaboration with Forever 21. It’s come to light recently that while the 28-year-old designer muralist can paint (you cannot fake live painting), much […]

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EMM’s 199 Bowery Club Complex Strips Plywood

Last modified December 5, 2012 at 7:56 am

Behold, the standard-bearer of Lower Eastpacking on the Bowery.

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EMM Group Announces Website for “Finale” at 199 Bowery

Last modified October 15, 2012 at 7:51 am

Back in August, Finale was floated as the identity of the ginormous new EMM Group venture at 199 Bowery.

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EMM Group’s 199 Bowery Revealed as “Finale” [Updated]

Last modified August 23, 2012 at 5:01 pm

Much of what’s happening on the Bowery these days seems so final – broad strokes destruction of the old to make way for the upscale.

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Behind the Plywood at EMM’s 199 Bowery

Posted August 2, 2012 at 6:09 am

EMM Group’s 199 Bowery is off to the races for sure. Shielded by the oft-vandalized two-story Alec Monopoly plywood, contractors have been tearing apart the interior for a couple months already.

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Alec Monopoly Mural on the Bowery Tagged

Posted May 24, 2012 at 6:09 am

In the touch of a few spray-strokes, street writer Leeto completely sullied the new Alec Monopoly artwork that was thrown up last week.

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Another Look at the Alec Monopoly Mural on the Bowery

Posted May 18, 2012 at 6:29 am

The epic mural is pretty much an announcement that work is officially underway at 199 Bowery.

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Epic Alec Monopoly Mural on 199 Bowery Sidewalk Shed

Last modified May 15, 2012 at 10:10 am

The bitter pill of a one-story plywood mess is now easier to swallow. But we’re still choking over here.

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